Keep Calm & Curry On: Easy weeknight venison curry

I am not a curry expert but I sure do love it and its flexibility with whatever is in my fridge- making it an easy weeknight meal when I am busy in the garden or playing with Jane. The hardest part is not eating all the venison before plating the dish. I must admit a… Continue reading Keep Calm & Curry On: Easy weeknight venison curry

Venison Tomato and Basil Soup with Pasta

The perfect recipe for a weeknight, I concocted this delicious soup out of sheer laziness. Simple and tasty wild game recipes are always my favorite! Ingredients: 1 package of pasta noodles- lasagna, bowtie or penne work well 1 Pound Ground venison or ground venison sausage 1 white onion, chopped 4 cups chicken stock 1/4 cup… Continue reading Venison Tomato and Basil Soup with Pasta

Hunt Gather Cook: 25 Days of Wild Game Challenge

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me….venison backstrap? Sign me up! Spurred by a successful hunting season and a full freezer I was inspired to start a #25daysofwildgame challenge to myself and share it with others during the month of December. Though eating wild game for dinner 25 days straight… Continue reading Hunt Gather Cook: 25 Days of Wild Game Challenge

The Curious Weed: Eating wild on the ranch

To read Part 1: Foraging on the ranch Click HERE. When asked what the wild Desert Hackberry fruit tastes like it is hard for me to describe. The only thing I can come up with is it tastes like a tiny Rainier cherry however, that could just be my Pacific Northwest background talking. Rainier cherries… Continue reading The Curious Weed: Eating wild on the ranch

The Curious Weed: Foraging on the ranch

Part 1: Desert Hackberry I am naturally curious about everything. Because I didn’t grow up in anywhere remotely similar to South Texas I can often be found staring at what some Texans refer to as weeds or “trash” plants. Even the common mesquite tree is abhorred by many.  I, on the other hand, admire the… Continue reading The Curious Weed: Foraging on the ranch